Pro tips thread. I'll start: compression socks on travel days = game changer. Any others?
Anyone at the Sheraton fishermans wharf?
Need 3,000 PQPs by Nov 30 to retain United 1K status as part of Fly to the Finish offer. What’s easiest way to get these last PQPs?? Just blow out on a first class flight?
Best way to find award flight options on Delta/United/AA, from US to Europe? Somewhat flexible in dates and locations - just want to see what low-cost options there are in June/July
Best place to stay in Montreal? Prefer SPG but open to other suggestions. Not for work. Two trips planned: one with family, other for bachelor party (if that helps)
Is it worth converting my Amex corporate card to platinum ? I travel almost every week and spend approx 1300.
Birthday gift ideas for a new mom with a month old newborn? Not in the same city as her and I don’t think she’ll want any experience-type gifts with COVID still ongoing
Which is better overall for travel and dining perks? Chase Sapphire preferred or American Express?
Good bye, SPG
I work in a small office (10 people, not with Mazars) and there is talk requiring everyone to be Covid vaccinated in order to return to the office, i.e. to continue working at this firm. Thoughts?
Do you tip the housekeeping staff at the hotel? If so, how much? And do you expense this or consider it part of your per diem?
Some really interesting points on racism
Is there a way to benefit from spending so much on the company card through points or sales or offers?
SPG Hotels in India screwing me over by charging mandatory fees and taxes for NYE dinner when I can go party at better places for half the price. #thanksbutnotthanksspg
Stayed at a Marriott last week. Booked using United points (had a bunch I needed to use). Will I get points or the nights for the stay?
Any thoughts on Havas Health?
If you left your Big 4 gig and had these two options, which would you take & why? Slalom - slight bump, better work life bal., still consulting Local F100 - slightly less pay, .....
16w pregnant w/ 2nd child and have an interview for a job I want. When should I tell the potential employer? I know it’s illegal to discriminate...but also want to be strategic. Any advice?
Interviewing for a Director role at a tech company in the southeast. Glassdoor shows director roles as anywhere from 90-140k right now. I would really like for the job to workout, but I can’t take...
What do you all do once you hit hours and want to coast (or just not work at all) for the rest of the year? I recently took vacation so feel weird taking another back to back, and my existing matters are still busy. Should I just do it? Could probably take 3 weeks completely off and still hit hours.
Proposal touch point near EOD. I will be PTO tomorrow and unavailable most of the evening. Does it make sense to still attend or should I just decline the invite? I’m kind of nervous saying that I’ll be unavailable for action items. First proposal so sorry for the newb question.
Currently have my vaca. balance maxed out, but I'm going to take a 3 week vacation in 2 months. Anyway to "spend" my vacation in advance w/o actually taking it so I can continue to accrue more vaca???
Planning to accept another job soon but have a scheduled 1 week vacation starting next week. When should I put in 2 weeks notice that I’m leaving? Is it a risk that they withdraw approval of my long-approved PTO? New job wants me to start ASAP so I’d feel bad delaying start dat over a month if the solution is to wait until after vacation to give 2weeks notice
How do you expense global entry?
Is it possible to get ‘general audit experience’ and attest hours from an industry job? I am trying to finish the experience requirement for both my CISA and CPA outside of B4
Trump campaign leader involuntarily committed for mental health after apparent suicide attempt. Hope he gets the help he needs.
SwagUp Finance director - $175-190 5-7yrs exp Billing Manager - $100-120 3-5yrs exp Senior Accountant - $80-95 2yrs +CPA lol Accounting Intern - $15-20/hr PT All remote. HQ in NYC
Best portable monitor for work laptop? Looking for a second screen to use when working on the couch, on vacation, etc.
Looking for an awesome senior copywriter or ACD who would be interested in making the jump to CD at a good agency in NYC. It will be my first time as a CD so looking for someone with similar experience but with a desire to manage people and lead a team. DM me/your book if this sounds like you 😊
Are HOAs and property taxes a thing in London? Debating a job btwn nyc and London and while at first glance nyc looks better money wise, housing seems so so much more expensive if buying. HOA plus property taxes add thousands to the mortgage. Wondering how that looks like in London. Can’t find anything but initial stamp tax in whicb case the pay delta is narrowing…
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